Matakana Oysters brand Pacific Oysters
3 February 2017: Matakana Oysters Ltd is recalling its Pacific Oysters (whole shell, half shell, pottle and tube) sold from Matakana Oysters Ltd (The Green Shed) on or after 14 January 2017 as the product may be affected by a recent norovirus contamination event in the Mahurangi Harbour.
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Matakana Oysters Whole Shell (1 dozen / bag)
All products sold from Matakana Oysters Ltd (The Green Shed, 1217 Leigh Rd, Laly Haddon Place, Matakana) on or after 14 January 2017.
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Matakana Oysters Whole Shell Pacific Oysters is sold as 1 dozen per plastic bag.
The products are sold from Matakana Oysters Ltd (The Green Shed, 1217 Leigh Rd, Laly Haddon Place, Matakana).
This recall does not affect any other Matakana Oysters branded products or any other products sold by Matakana Oysters.
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Affected products should not be consumed. There have been associated reports of norovirus illness in New Zealand. Norovirus gastroenteritis generally presents with vomiting followed by diarrhoea. People who believe they have eaten affected oysters to see their GP if symptoms are severe or persistent or if they are unable to keep hydrated.
Customers should return the products to their retailer for a full refund.
Who to contact
If you have questions, contact Matakana Oysters:
- Phone: 09 422 6313
- Address: 1217 Leigh Rd, Laly Haddon Place, Matakana